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11 Reasons we're thankful for 2014

11 Reasons we're thankful for 2014We countdown the top 11 reasons Atlanta has to be thankful for the year.
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 31 minutes ago
Acworth

Explosion burns Bartow Co. house to the ground

Explosion burns Bartow Co. house to the groundA house burned to the ground in Acworth after neighbors called 911 when they heard explosions.
  • Acworth
  • 3 hours, 41 minutes ago
NCAAF

UGA's Todd Gurley undergoes successful ACL surgery

UGA's Todd Gurley undergoes successful ACL surgeryThe University of Georgia says tailback Todd Gurley has had successful surgery to reconstruct the ACL in his knee.
  • NCAAF
  • 4 hours, 1 minute ago
Local

Thanksgiving weekend events

Thanksgiving weekend eventsAfter your belly is stuffed with turkey and Grandma's famous pumpkin pie, there are plenty of activities in Atlanta for you and your relatives visiting from out of town to enjoy.
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 8 minutes ago
Local

Holiday Volunteering 2014

Holiday Volunteering 2014If you're looking to give back to the community, here's our volunteer resource guide!
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 57 minutes ago
Travel

MISERY MAP | Track holiday travel

MISERY MAP | Track holiday travelThe Misery Map from Flight AWARE tracks travel and weather.
  • Travel
  • 8 hours, 55 minutes ago
Smyrna Vinings

Atlanta Alive joins the Great Thanksgiving Dish

Atlanta Alive joins the Great Thanksgiving DishAtlanta Alive helped feed 2,900 families in need this Thanksgiving.
  • Smyrna Vinings
  • 9 hours, 17 minutes ago
Money

10 Cyber Monday Must-Knows

10 Cyber Monday Must-KnowsSeparating frugal fact from fiction and putting the most Cyber Monday deals in your hands.
  • Money
  • 12 hours, 24 minutes ago
High School

Clarkston HS cross country champs get big surprise

Clarkston HS cross country champs get big surprisePeople from across the country came together to reward a local team of underdogs who won a state championship.
  • High School
  • 13 hours, 5 minutes ago
Local

Police officer dad returns to work after kidney transplant

Police officer dad returns to work after kidney transplantEight weeks after a successful kidney transplant, Officer Callaway is happy to be back at work.
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 29 minutes ago
Old Fourth Ward

Atlanta chef teaches young cancer patient to cook

Atlanta chef teaches young cancer patient to cookA popular Atlanta chef helped make a budding cook's dream come true the day before her cancer surgery.
  • Old Fourth Ward
  • 14 hours, 10 minutes ago
Southwest Atlanta

Fire breaks out inside Atlanta club

Fire breaks out inside Atlanta clubThe inside of Sin City in southwest Atlanta was damaged by fire Wednesday morning.
  • Southwest Atlanta
  • 14 hours, 23 minutes ago
Chamblee

Southern Airways Express looking to expand

Southern Airways Express looking to expandSouthern is a scheduled public charter that sells by the seat, with direct flights from DeKalb Peachtree Airport.
  • Chamblee
  • 18 hours, 32 minutes ago
Local

Metro Atlanta rallies held in protest of Ferguson decision

Metro Atlanta rallies held in protest of Ferguson decisionHundreds of people gathered at rallies in Atlanta on Tuesday to protest the grand jury's decision not to indict a Ferguson police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed teenager.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 11 minutes ago
Local

Young Atlanta men react to Ferguson grand jury decision

Young Atlanta men react to Ferguson grand jury decision11Alive's Donna Lowry talked with a group of young African-American men in Atlanta about the decision and the ensuing protests.
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  • 1 day ago
Jobs

"Hire Hope:" Trafficking victims get a shot at the corporate ladder

"Hire Hope:" Trafficking victims get a shot at the corporate ladderCorporations in metro Atlanta give survivors of sex trafficking a chance at rehabilitation and employment.
  • Jobs
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Crime

Griffin police searching for 3 murder suspects

Griffin police searching for 3 murder suspectsThree suspects are wanted in connection with the shooting death of a 21-year-old Spalding County man.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Smyrna Vinings

Home Depot data breach lawsuits rise to 44

Home Depot data breach lawsuits rise to 44Home Depot said it believes it's probable that payment card networks will make claims against it:
  • Smyrna Vinings
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Douglasville

Olympian Elana Meyers Taylor makes bobsled history

Olympian Elana Meyers Taylor makes bobsled historyThe Douglasville resident is the first woman to medal in an international four-man bobsled competition.
  • Douglasville
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Alpharetta

Darth Vader takes sick kid trick-or-treating

Darth Vader takes sick kid trick-or-treating4-year-old Ryan missed Halloween while he was hospitalized. His favorite villain took him trick-or-treating a month late.
  • Alpharetta
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Decatur

Couple shot to death in DeKalb

Couple shot to death in DeKalbA man and woman were shot to death inside a car at a Memorial Drive apartment complex.
  • Decatur
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Downtown

Atlanta leaders react to Ferguson decision

Atlanta leaders react to Ferguson decisionLocal Metro Atlanta leaders respond to the Ferguson grand jury decision
  • Downtown
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Education

State Board of Ed votes to test kindergartners on skills

State Board of Ed votes to test kindergartners on skillsStudents as young as 4 years old will now go through evaluations to build a skills profile.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Local

Investigation | Cheap, synthetic rubies sold as real

Investigation | Cheap, synthetic rubies sold as realRetailers in Metro Atlanta are selling altered rubies, and sales associate aren't always providing correct information.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Local

Local civil rights leaders call for peaceful protests

Local civil rights leaders call for peaceful protestsA small group of civil rights leaders gathered outside of the Russell Federal Building in downtown Atlanta on Monday to listen to the live stream of the Ferguson grand jury decision announcement.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Local

Two collisions raise Atlanta streetcar safety profile

Two collisions raise Atlanta streetcar safety profileTwo collisions raise Atlanta streetcar safety profile
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  • 2 days ago
Lawrenceville

Tennessee officials: Bounty hunters not hired to apprehend suspect

Tennessee officials: Bounty hunters not hired to apprehend suspectNo bond has been set for two bounty hunters arrested Sunday
  • Lawrenceville
  • 2 days ago